Centinela Valley Independent Study High School

4409 Redondo Beach Blvd.

Lawndale, CA 90260

Tel: (424)255-4066
  • Centinela Valley Independent Study High School serves 104 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Centinela Valley Independent Study High School operates within the Centinela Valley Union High School District.
  • Centinela Valley Union High School District's 81% graduation rate is lower than the CA state average of 83%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 104 students has declined by 63% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 6 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students104 students
Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
Students by GradeCentinela Valley Independent Study High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 47:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:124:1
Asian
2%
11%
Hispanic
80%
54%
Black
12%
6%
White
4%
24%
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
All Ethnic GroupsCentinela Valley Independent Study High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
9%

District Comparison

  • Centinela Valley Union High School District's student population of 7,877 students has grown by 18% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has decreased from 90% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,290 is higher than the state average of $10,991. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,452 is higher than the state average of $11,482. The district spending/student has declined by 50% over four years.
School District NameCentinela Valley Union High School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed7,8771,564
Centinela Valley Union High School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
Graduation Rate81%83%
Centinela Valley Union High School District Graduation Rate (2003-2016)
District Total Revenue$82 MM$17 MM
Centinela Valley Union High School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$83 MM$18 MM
Centinela Valley Union High School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$12,290$10,991
Centinela Valley Union High School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$12,452$11,482
Centinela Valley Union High School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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California public schools have a diversity score of 0.64, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse school district in California is Natomas Unified School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.